|Helium - Renato Belardinelli|
It might have been entitled "Soundtracks vol.3" but the beautiful painting by Eugenio Bastioli - an italian artist - gave the direction...up toward the sky, lighter than oxygen. The songs titles (songs???) are in Italian. They are wordplay, not so easy to translate properly. Good music, anyway.
Keywords: Instrumental; audio landscapes; guitar
|Three Sides Single - Renato Belardinelli|
Three instrumentals there are, as usual. Three quite melancholic moments. Time goes by, people grow up, ... The first ('Ricky' in the title is The author's son) and the second composition (glancing at a magazine Renato read the name 'Wilson' and he immediately associated it with the will power of his own son. Then that name became 'WillSon' in his mind) are strongly related with the inner feelings of a father facing the unstoppable flowing of life...
Keywords: instrumental; guitar; solo
|Wordarrows - Renato Belardinelli|
It's painful to say... It's easier without words?
Keywords: guitar; impro; experimental; avant; noise
|Soundtracks-Vol.2 - Renato Belardinelli|
Renato Belardinelli is back on Ponchoproductions with his unadorned, hypnotic stratifications of sounds. Take a journey along the 8 tracks of this new release and you'll be dragged in a guitar based stream of consciousness, having his spring from the teased harmonies of 'Zing' and flowing into the atonal sea of dissonances of 'Yes we can Pt.2'.
Keywords: guitar; improvisation; minimalism; loops; avantgarde
|Three plus Two - Renato Belardinelli|
It seems a comeback to words, although temporary and partial. The focus is on the "facts of life". Titles themselves say something about how we feel facing the facts of life. Anyway words are not enough. The confusion we feel is in our image at the mirror, and listen to the electric guitar solo in "The Mirror" : a blade of light. Apart from the instrumental highlights and arrangement choices, this release makes clear that words are really important and that their meaning may also depend on the w...
Keywords: singer songwriter; instrumental; voice; guitar; keyboards